All items tagged with "assistive tech"

Text-To-Speech App Adds Creepy Kids Voices

Text-To-Speech App Adds Creepy Kids Voices

Text-to-speech is great. But have you ever wished that it could be a little more creepy? As in, child’s-voice-coming-out-of-your-computer creepy? Well, you’re in luck. Thanks to a service designed to help kids to communicate, you too can make your iPad talk in the voice of a little girl or boy. Shiver.

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Fleksy, An Amazingly Smart iPhone Keyboard App For The Blind

Fleksy, An Amazingly Smart iPhone Keyboard App For The Blind

Blind? Then you’re most likely reading this post on an iOS device, because no other platform has quite the same great level of accessibility options built-in. But that still doesn’t help you when you want to write (unless using Voiceover to find the individual keys is your thing). But I bring good news! Fleksy is a new app which takes predictive text to a ridiculous new level.

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